The Biggest Question We Barely Ask Ourselves

I hear moms talking around tables with glasses of wine and cell phones in view, should a spouse or child at home need us while we are away for our few coveted hours, about what gives us purpose in life. Maybe we are getting older and more reflective. Maybe we are at the stage when our children are finding their own interests so we are wondering about our own. Maybe we are in the place of realizing that we have put so much purpose on mothering that we want to know if that is all there is for us? I